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The Crowd of people from Jaraczewe who attended the funeral of the 5 dead crewmembers

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People

  • Peter Volpini

    Military | Sergeant | Radio Operator
    Peter Volpini served as a radio operator with the 427th Bomb Squadron of the 303rd Bomb Group, flying bombing missions out of Molesworth, England. He was Killed in Action (KIA) on 9 February 1945.

Aircraft

  • 42-31060 Poque Ma Hone

    B-17 Flying Fortress
    B-17G #42-31060 was delivered to Cheyenne 11/9/43; Assigned to the 427th Bomb Squadron of the 303rd Bomb Group [GN-N] and arrived at Molesworth on 18 October 1943. It was nicknamed "Poque Ma Hone" or POGUE-MA-HONE. (Gaelic for Kiss My Ass!) ...

Revisions

Date Contributor Update
11 February 2019 23:26:21 RayWells Created entry with caption, person associations and aircraft associations
Sources

Via. Andy Volpini The nephew of Peter Volpini

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